Teemu Suninen is challenging the rally leader Sébastien Ogier after day two, Gus Greensmith is not pleased with his performance as he is sitting in sixth place and Lappi had to retire as his car burned down to the ground!
Esapekka Lappi has had a strong start to the 2020 FIA World Rally Championship going into the third round of the season next weekend.
It was the same results for M-Sport in Rally Sweden as in Monte-Carlo; the team are now hoping for stronger results in Mexico.
Lappi finished second last season in Rally Sweden and hopes now to deliver good results with M-Sport.
Esapekka Lappi finished fourth overall at Monte-Carlo, his best WRC result at the rally.
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2020 FIA World Rally Championship: Rallye Monte Carlo – Saturday Morning: Storming Evans Retakes Lead
Elfyn Evans leads Rallye Monte Carlo going into Saturday afternoons action.
Lappi finished fifth overall today after the two loops and he hopes to make career-best result in Monte-Carlo.
Thierry Neuville leads 2020 Rallye Monte Carlo after the opening two stages.
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The opening shakedown stage of the 2020 WRC season at Rallye Monte-Carlo is now complete and Drivers have given their comments and thoughts ahead of the first stages tomorrow.
M-Sport ahead of Monte Carlo: “There’s no tougher start than Rallye Monte-Carlo, but we’re definitely up for the fight!”
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Ari Vantanen spoke of his thoughts on the 2020 FIA World Rally Championship at the Autosport International show.
Day one is now over for M-Sport, the two young Finns have improved the paces over the day and they’re now waiting to head back out tomorrow again.
M-Sport Ford achieved their 250th consecutive points finish on Sunday, an incredible feat that has spanned 18 years.
Tough start for the M-Sport team yesterday on the two night-time stages. With leaves stuck in the radiator grill, overheating engines, transmission and turbo failures.
Esapekka Lappi makes his M-Sport debut this weekend at Rallye Monte-Carlo.
M-Sport has now revelead their Graphic Design for the 2020 WRC season. The new livery will be seen in competition for the first time at the season-opening Rallye Monte-Carlo.